Past RTG Events:
RTG Fashion Show 2013
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 saw the return of the Room to Grow Fashion Show, again generously hosted by The Outlets at Sands Bethlehem. A good time for a good cause was had by 400 attendees. Photos should be available online very soon.
Spooky Golf at the Library
Sunday, October 14, 2012 hundreds of families had a ghostly good time playing 18 Spooky Golf holes at BAPL. Fun-filled mini-golf, free popcorn and a great time was had by all.
Celebrity Scoop Night #2 at Rita's Italian Ice
Thanks to all who came out to Rita's Italian Ice on Stefko Boulevard, Wednesday, July 25, 2012, for a 2nd evening in support of our Room to Grow project.
16th Annual Rotary Benefit Golf Tournament
Rescheduled for July 9th after a June 4th rainout, a great day of golf and more was had by all at Silver Creek CC in Hellertown.
Celebrity Scoop Night at Rita's Italian Ice
Thanks to those who came out on Monday, June 4, 2012 to support the Library's Room to Grow project while enjoying the fabulous fresh flavors of Rita's Italian Ice on Stefko Boulevard.
RTG Fashion Show 2012
This year, our Room to Grow Fashion Show was generously hosted by The Shoppes at Sands on February 15. Just Born Inc was the Premier Sponsor for the evening that was, by all accounts, a great success and our choice for "hottest event of the year". 600+ people turned out to enjoy the wonderful food, drink and superb runway show that was alive with professional models and the latest fashions. 100% of every ticket sold benefited the Library's Room to Grow Project to build a new Children's Center.
View photos from the event
South Side StreetFest 2011
Did you make it to the South Side StreetFest on Saturday June 4 to benefit our Room to Grow Project? If you didn't you missed an old fashioned, fun-filled street fair, with great LIVE music, contests with prizes, food and more. Thanks to everyone involved, particularly those that came out to support this neighborhood RTG event.
Rotary Benefit Golf Tournament & RTG Fashion Show 2011
On Monday June 6, the Bethlehem and Morning Star Rotary Clubs hosted their 15th Annual Benefit Golf Tournament at Silver Creek Country Club in Hellertown, AND Bethlehem Area Public Library's Room to Grow Project was this year's beneficiary! Sunshine, moderate temperatures and 18 holes of golf made for a great day. A fun-filled dinner and prizes being awarded made for a memorable evening. Special Thanks to Embassy Bank, and the Bethlehem and Morning Star Rotary Clubs for making the event possible.
For those that didn't play golf, the Room to Grow Fashion Show & Luncheon was held at Silver Creek the same day. WOW what a great event it was! Just Born sponsored the event. PBS 39's Amy Burkett served as master of ceremonies to the Hess-style show with summer fashions provided by Coldwater Creek. A fabulous lunch with stunning chocolate dessert was enjoyed by all. Photos of the Fashion Show will be online soon. Thanks to everyone involved in this great annual event, particularly Just Born.
View photos from the event
Goofy Golf in the Library, 2011
It was bigger and better, with new challenging holes of miniature golf! Terrific food and a huge selection of wonderful raffle prize packages added to a great day of fun for all! Thanks to all of our generous sponsors and partners – and of course – to everyone who came out to support this Room to Grow fundraising event. Photos from the event will be online soon.
South Side StreetFest 2010
This old fashioned street fair on June 5th, was a blast for everyone who turned out on a gorgeous day. There were great games, food and fun for all ages, including a pie-eating contest, air guitar competition, palm reading, and much more. Thanks to all our supporters, attendees and volunteers. View photos from the event.
RTG Fashion Show & Luncheon 2010
On April 28th our "Room to Grow" project hit the runway at the Hotel Bethlehem with a Fashion Show fundraiser. Spring line fashions were presented by Jane Roncoroni and lunch was dished up by the Hotel. Gift raffles were a big hit, as was The Melting Pot's chocolate dipping station. PBS39's Amy Burkett was MC. Thanks to all of our sponsors and partners, attendees, volunteers and, of course, Jane Roncoroni. View photos from the event.
Goofy Golf at the Library 2010
This was THE event for EVERYONE in the family! 18 terrific holes of miniature golf, music, great food and wonderful raffle prizes. And what a day it was! Thanks to all of our generous sponsors and partners and to everyone who came out to support this Room to Grow fundraising event. View photos from the event.
Family Day Open House
Our annual event at the Main Library was filled with music, giveaways, crafts, book signings and our own "game show". While the massive snow storm affected turnout, everyone in attendance had a great time and helped with the success of the Room to Grow project. Food was provided by Billy's Downtown Diner.
Fall Harvest Sale Thanks to the Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce and the South Side Downtown Bethlehem Association for hosting the September 19th event. A special thanks goes out to families, friends and volunteers who turned out to support Room To Grow.
5K Walk Thank you to all the families, friends and volunteers who walked for the Room to Grow project, Saturday June 6th. Your support makes a great deal of difference to the success of the Room to Grow project and library services for generations to come! A big thank you goes out to all of our generous sponsors as well. View photos from the event.
Mini Golf in the Library Thanks to everyone – sponsors, volunteers, and all those who played our course with family, friends and co-workers – for making the Sunday, April 5 event a great,
fun-filled success. View photos from the event.
Family Open House Our February 7th Room to Grow event was a great success! Our thanks to all who attended, volunteered, and to our sponsors: Apollo Grill, TC Salon & Spa, Moravian Book Shop, Iron Pigs, and Zoellner Arts Center. View photos from the event.
Apollo Grill Benefit The restaurant’s 10th Anniversary Benefit Week was an INCREDIBLE success. Rod and Dyanne Holt and Tucker and Patty Lyons rolled out the best from their kitchen to benefit the library’s Room to Grow project. Thanks to everybody at the Apollo, our fabulous sponsors and guests. A HUGE thanks to Rod, Dyanne, Tucker & Patty! View photo of check presentation